The EU on Thursday pledged more money for Italy's work with Libya to stem migrant flows to Europe, with Brussels seeing a "real chance" to close the central Mediterranean route. Italian Prime Minister Paulo Gentiloni has been working...Show More Summary
President Donald Trump has frequently criticized former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s handling of the 2012 ambush in Libya that led to the death of U.S. citizens, and now — following the recent deaths of American soldiers in Niger...Show More Summary
Gaddafi’s lawyer Khaled al-Zaidi confirmed Saif al-Islam was in good health and ready to work toward peace in Libya.
Two federal judges have now blocked President Donald Trump's third travel ban just hours before it was set to take effect. The ban targeted eight countries: Iran, Syria, Yemen, Somalia, Chad, Libya, North Korea, and Venezuela. In his...Show More Summary
The ban aimed to block travel to the U.S. from eight countries: Syria, Libya, Iran, Yemen, Chad, Somalia, North Korea and Venezuela.
TUNIS (Reuters) - Saif al-Islam Gaddafi, the most prominent son of the former Libyan leader, is in good health and is following the political situation in Libya from his base inside the country, a Gaddafi family lawyer said on Tuesd...
LONDON — Boris Johnson has today refused to apologise for controversial comments he made about war-torn Libya earlier this month. The foreign secretary remarked in a fringe event at the Conservative Party annual conference that theShow More Summary
Earlier today, alerted by news reports from Libyan environmental activist Saleh Drayagh, ARCA posted a blog report that two reclining bronze statues of the Philaeni brothers had been stolen from an archaeological site in Sultan, Libya, 60 km east of Sirte by factions loyal to the Islamic State group. Show More Summary
Two reclining bronze statues of the Philaeni brothers have been confirmed stolen from an archaeological site in Sultan, Libya, 60 km east of Sirte. It is believed that the objects were stolen or melted down by factions loyal to the Islamic State group. Show More Summary
Lebanese investigative Judge Zaher Hamadeh has issued an arrest warrant for former Libyan Prime Minister Abdessalam Jalloud over the disappearance of the country’s late Shiite Muslim leader Imam Musa al-Sadr and his two companions in the North African nation nearly 40 years ago. On Friday, Hamadeh found Jalloud guilty and tried him in absentia for the cleric’s abduction, […]
About 600 migrants have been brought to Sicily after being rescued at sea in one of the biggest arrivals since the Italian government struck a deal with Libyan authorities to … Click to Continue »
The latest travel ban impacts nationals of Chad, Iran, Libya, North Korea, Somalia, Venezuela, Syria and Yemen.
GHARYAN, Libya (Reuters) - Thousands of migrants displaced by fighting on Libya's northwestern coast are in urgent need of medical help, the head of a detention center in the town of Gharyan said on Thursday, describing their situation as "tragic".
ROME (Reuters) - Europe's top human rights organization asked Italy for more information on its work intercepting migrants at sea, warning that any moves to return them to Libya would break international treaties.
Four U.S. soldiers are ambushed in Niger, and the political press shrugs. Four dead Americans. It’s been five years since terrorists attacked the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, on Sept. 11, 2012, leaving four Americans dead. Last...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A CIA operative told a jury on Tuesday about the terror he experienced in 2012 when militants attacked the U.S. diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya, and described how he recovered the body of U.S. Ambassador to Libya Christopher Stevens.
The UN Security Council on Tuesday urged Libyans, divided with rival governments and beset by violence, to work together ahead of hoped-for elections. The 15-member council gave its full support to a plan by the new UN envoy Ghassan Salame for legislative and presidential ballots by July next year. Show More Summary
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union is seeking to reopen its embassy in Libya pending security conditions, officials said on Tuesday, offering further political support for the Tripoli government struggling to establish control.
More than 3,000 migrants arrested in Libya smuggling hub Video provided by AFP
The 2015 ISIS video showing the beheadings of 21 Egyptian Coptic Christians on a beach in Sirte, Libya was one of its most brutal. It featured an English-speaking spokesman who sounded American. One of the big mysteries was his identity -- and which... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]